ESB-2018.3779 - [UNIX/Linux][SUSE] ncurses: Denial of service - Unknown/unspecified 2018-12-06

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2018.3779
             SUSE Security Update: Security update for ncurses
                              6 December 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           ncurses
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
                   UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Unknown/Unspecified
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-19211  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20183967-1/

Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on 
         platforms other than SUSE. It is recommended that administrators 
         running ncurses check for an updated version of the software for 
         their operating system.

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for ncurses
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:3967-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1115929 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-19211
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
                    SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
                    SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
                    OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

   This update for ncurses fixes the following issue:

   Security issue fixed:

   - CVE-2018-19211: Fixed denial of service issue that was triggered by a
     NULL pointer dereference at function _nc_parse_entry (bsc#1115929).


Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2018-2824=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-2824=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2018-2824=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-2824=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2018-2824=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-2824=1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

   - OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-2824=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      tack-5.9-61.1
      tack-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (s390x x86_64):

      libncurses5-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-32bit-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      tack-5.9-61.1
      tack-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (s390x x86_64):

      libncurses5-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-32bit-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (x86_64):

      libncurses5-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      tack-5.9-61.1
      tack-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):

      libncurses5-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-32bit-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-devel-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      tack-5.9-61.1
      tack-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):

      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):

      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1

   - OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):

      libncurses5-5.9-61.1
      libncurses5-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-5.9-61.1
      libncurses6-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-debugsource-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-5.9-61.1
      ncurses-utils-debuginfo-5.9-61.1
      terminfo-base-5.9-61.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-19211.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1115929

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